The first table below looks at the demand for Security Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Management
Rank 341 315 329
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs citing Security Management 75 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 42 60
Average daily rate £425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £386
% change year-on-year
- +10.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -74.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18963 16710 20563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.62% 76.02% 73.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13371 11639 13426
Average daily rate £425 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 231 328
Average hourly rate £23.50 £33.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.85% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Security Management
England

Security Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Management across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Security Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Security Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Management across the London region.

Security Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Security Management
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Management within the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
City of London -2 18 £425 -5.55% 8
Canary Wharf - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Security Management
England

Security Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Management.

1 69 (42.33%) Information Security
2 45 (27.61%) Finance
3 43 (26.38%) Information Security Management
4 40 (24.54%) CISSP
5 36 (22.09%) ITIL
6 34 (20.86%) Management Information System
7 30 (18.40%) CISM
7 30 (18.40%) DNS
7 30 (18.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 29 (17.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (17.79%) Linux
8 29 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (17.18%) VMware
9 28 (17.18%) UNIX
9 28 (17.18%) Windows
9 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
10 27 (16.56%) Tomcat
11 26 (15.95%) Change Management
12 25 (15.34%) Apache
13 24 (14.72%) Java
14 23 (14.11%) SQL
15 22 (13.50%) Degree
16 21 (12.88%) Citrix
16 21 (12.88%) CISA
17 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
18 19 (11.66%) Web Services
18 19 (11.66%) SLA
19 17 (10.43%) Node.js
19 17 (10.43%) nginx
19 17 (10.43%) Cisco

Security Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Security Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (16.56%) Tomcat
2 25 (15.34%) Apache
3 17 (10.43%) Node.js
3 17 (10.43%) nginx
4 11 (6.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 9 (5.52%) CloudStack
6 7 (4.29%) Joomla!
6 7 (4.29%) OpenStack
6 7 (4.29%) CMS
7 4 (2.45%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.84%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.23%) SAS
9 2 (1.23%) IIS
9 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.61%) CICS
10 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Spreadsheet
1 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.29%) MS Office
3 6 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.61%) Vectorworks
6 1 (0.61%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) IaaS
2 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (18.40%) DNS
2 10 (6.13%) Firewall
3 8 (4.91%) Intranet
4 7 (4.29%) SAN
5 6 (3.68%) OSPF
6 5 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (3.07%) Network Security
6 5 (3.07%) BGP
6 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
6 5 (3.07%) VPN
6 5 (3.07%) FTP
7 4 (2.45%) SSL
8 3 (1.84%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (1.84%) Extranet
8 3 (1.84%) VoIP
8 3 (1.84%) WAN
8 3 (1.84%) VLAN
8 3 (1.84%) SSH
8 3 (1.84%) IPsec
9 2 (1.23%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (6.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.23%) VLDB
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.23%) DB2
10 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
10 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.45%) Maven
2 4 (2.45%) Ant
2 4 (2.45%) Hudson
3 1 (0.61%) FindBugs
3 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (27.61%) Finance
2 16 (9.82%) Banking
3 11 (6.75%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.52%) Financial Institution
5 6 (3.68%) Legal
5 6 (3.68%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.45%) Publishing
6 4 (2.45%) Front Office
7 2 (1.23%) Law
7 2 (1.23%) Retail
7 2 (1.23%) Local Government
8 1 (0.61%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Marketing
8 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.61%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (14.11%) Analyst
2 22 (13.50%) Consultant
3 18 (11.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (9.20%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.98%) Architect
6 11 (6.75%) Security Specialist
7 10 (6.13%) Security Consultant
7 10 (6.13%) Information Manager
7 10 (6.13%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Security Manager
8 9 (5.52%) Information Specialist
8 9 (5.52%) DBA
8 9 (5.52%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 8 (4.91%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.91%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.91%) Information Security Manager
9 8 (4.91%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.29%) Information Security Specialist
10 7 (4.29%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.66%) Web Services
2 4 (2.45%) .NET
2 4 (2.45%) SailPoint
3 3 (1.84%) Middleware
4 1 (0.61%) MCollective
4 1 (0.61%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.61%) Spring Security
4 1 (0.61%) jQuery
4 1 (0.61%) CSS
4 1 (0.61%) JSP
4 1 (0.61%) XBRL
4 1 (0.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.86%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.13%) Open Source
3 9 (5.52%) Symmetrix DMX
3 9 (5.52%) CESG
3 9 (5.52%) CLARiiON
3 9 (5.52%) E-Learning
4 8 (4.91%) Economics
4 8 (4.91%) RMADS
4 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.29%) Replication
6 5 (3.07%) Blackberry
6 5 (3.07%) CESG CLAS
7 4 (2.45%) Clustering
7 4 (2.45%) Derivative
8 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.84%) iPhone
8 3 (1.84%) iPad
8 3 (1.84%) PKI
9 2 (1.23%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.23%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) Linux
2 28 (17.18%) UNIX
2 28 (17.18%) Windows
3 10 (6.13%) Solaris
4 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.07%) AIX
5 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) zOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (42.33%) Information Security
2 43 (26.38%) Information Security Management
3 36 (22.09%) ITIL
4 29 (17.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 29 (17.79%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (15.95%) Change Management
6 20 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.82%) Project Management
7 16 (9.82%) ISMS
8 15 (9.20%) Risk Management
9 14 (8.59%) Configuration Management
9 14 (8.59%) Service Management
10 13 (7.98%) Asset Management
10 13 (7.98%) PRINCE2
11 12 (7.36%) Data Analysis
11 12 (7.36%) Incident Management
12 11 (6.75%) Resource Management
12 11 (6.75%) Budget Control
12 11 (6.75%) Business Continuity
13 10 (6.13%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.72%) Java
2 23 (14.11%) SQL
3 15 (9.20%) Ruby
4 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.45%) C++
5 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.23%) Python
6 2 (1.23%) Perl
6 2 (1.23%) C
7 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.61%) R
7 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.61%) REXX
7 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 40 (24.54%) CISSP
2 30 (18.40%) CISM
3 22 (13.50%) Degree
4 21 (12.88%) CISA
5 12 (7.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (6.75%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.07%) CCNA
9 2 (1.23%) GIAC
9 2 (1.23%) MCITP
9 2 (1.23%) ISSEP
9 2 (1.23%) CISMP
9 2 (1.23%) CCNP
9 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.23%) CRISC
9 2 (1.23%) CGEIT
10 1 (0.61%) ISACA
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (11.66%) SLA
3 13 (7.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (6.13%) QA
5 3 (1.84%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.68%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.84%) NFS
5 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.23%) XenApp
5 2 (1.23%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.61%) RACF
6 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (9.20%) Nagios
2 14 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.13%) Puppet
4 9 (5.52%) collectd
5 4 (2.45%) SCOM
6 3 (1.84%) Ansible
6 3 (1.84%) DatAdvantage
7 2 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.23%) SCCM
7 2 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.61%) SCSM
8 1 (0.61%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.61%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.61%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (17.18%) VMware
1 28 (17.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (12.88%) Citrix
3 17 (10.43%) Cisco
4 14 (8.59%) Oracle
4 14 (8.59%) Foundry
5 13 (7.98%) NetApp
6 12 (7.36%) EMC
7 10 (6.13%) Akamai
8 9 (5.52%) Isilon
9 7 (4.29%) SAP
10 5 (3.07%) Cognos
10 5 (3.07%) Sun
11 4 (2.45%) Nokia
11 4 (2.45%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.45%) Vyatta
12 3 (1.84%) Varonis
12 3 (1.84%) Rapid7
12 3 (1.84%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (1.84%) Bloomberg
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